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A Second Chance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,880. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
(4.89 from 56 reviews)
Amy uses the second chance she had hardly dared dream of to make up for the wasted years. But a familiar face from long ago makes an unwelcome reappearance, threatening her new-found happiness. Payback has more than one meaning, and sometimes people get what they deserve. "A Second Chance" is the sequel to the three-volume work "Promises to Keep"
Sky Lark
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,270. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
Summer 1914 Irish Nurse Emily Halpin marries Charles Eyre. He enlists with Emily’s brother Tom and friend William bound for France. Soon Tom is killed, followed by the disappearance of Charles. Frantic with worry and determined to find Charles, Emily and best friend Jane join the Nursing Corps. Her efforts to protect the men in her care irrespective of their nationality almost led to disaster...
An Elephant for Aristotle
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 133,350. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
After capturing a magnificent specimen from an Indian ruler, Alexander tasks Leon of Atrax, a cavalry commander, to deliver the animal to Aristotle in Athens. Leon leads a motley crew of companions (and the elephant) from India to Greece, and in the process encounter all sorts of dangers and adventures while completing the long and arduous journey.
Mysterious Miss Channing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,760. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Charles Carrington, Earl of Ransford is the very epitome of a devilish rake and he has no desire to change it. However, taking up the reigns of his family’s estate brings his grand plans of debauching the whole of London to an abrupt halt. Charles can only imagine the boredom he will experience, living in rural Ireland and being disgustingly respectable. Then along comes Julia.
India Fortunes: A Novel of Rajasthan and Northern India through Past Centuries
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 273,760. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
In this award winning companion to India Treasures, a hunt through an ancient fortress for a maharaja's treasure links seven novellas of earlier times. Experience building the Taj Mahal; the legendary Shivaji battling the Mughal Empire; the founding of the Sikh religion; a famous queen fighting the British; Gandhi, Nehru, and the struggles for freedom and survival at Independence and Partition.
Flower of Iowa
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 238,070. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Flower of Iowa takes place against the turbulent backdrop of World War I. In France during the final months of the war in 1918, young American Tommy Flowers juggles the challenges of life in the trenches with an unexpected attraction to British soldier David Pearson. The men must navigate this revelation as the war reaches a crescendo. Flower of Iowa is a tale of love, bravery and tragedy.
Loyalty Binds Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,650. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
LOYALTY BINDS ME is the 2nd book about Richard III in the 21st-century by award winning author, Joan Szechtman. A year after THIS TIME (1st book)ends Richard III has arrived in London with his combined family--21st-century wife and two daughters, and 15th-century son, when he is arrested for a 500 year-old murder. Richard must now defend himself without revealing his true identity.
Little Dove, Lakota Ancestor
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,010. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A mix of family history, historical fiction and intuitively received material, it's a journey into other times and places. With her village destroyed by the Cavalry she went from tipi life to a fort, to her marriage and a plantation, survived the Civil War and toured Europe. Rich in humor, romance and Native wisdom teachings it gives one a profound feeling for the Native American spirit.
Down Jasper Lane
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,640. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1904 Ellen Copley and her father leave the rail yards of Glasgow for a new life in Vermont. Yet within weeks of her arrival Ellen is abandoned by her father, unhappy and alone. When her aunt invites her to Ontario, Ellen begins to carve a place for herself in a new and increasingly turbulent world. By USA Today bestselling author Kate Hewitt, the first in the Amherst Island trilogy.
Threads: The Reincarnation of Anne Boleyn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,660. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Threads, a reincarnation fantasy, opens with the death of Anne Boleyn, whose execution appears upon first sight to have resulted from her inability to produce a son for the king. As Anne reviews her life, and several previous lifetimes, she learns about the true depth of her relationship with Henry VIII. Furthermore, she learns that she has been given a hard task: to forgive him.
What the Duke Wants
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Series: Greenford Waters Legacy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014 by Blue Tulip Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
What the duke wants…. Is not three young ladies for wards. Nor is the responsibility for finding them a governess. Thankfully that is delegated to his housekeeper, who he might add is blind as a bat. That really could be the only excuse she has for hiring Carlotta. Because Carlotta is far too beautiful to be a governess.
Her Master's Touch
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,100. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
She's the mystery debutante of the season, who arrived on the London scene from out of nowhere. But Damon Ravencroft knows her dark secret. She stole a valuable opal from him when she was living by her wits in India, and Damon intends to be compensated for its loss. The sizable dowry that comes with Lady Elizabeth Sheffield's hand in marriage is his price to keep her secret from all of London.
Time Travel Adventures of The 1800 Club: Book X
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,730. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Story 1 When one of the Time Watchers of the future finds out that he inherited a huge fortune, he decides to give it all to third world hospitals. However, it has been lost for centuries and is buried somewhere in Transylvania. Story 2 Italy almost changed history by signing a separate peace pact with the German's in WW1, which could have caused France and Great Britain to lose the war.
Once Upon A Christmas
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,030. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Nancy Lawrence. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
(4.00 from 1 review)
Nerissa Raleigh has written a book and it's her dearest wish to have it published. But the publisher won't buy her book until she makes the story's hero more dashing, daring, and fearless. Wealthy, confirmed bachelor Breck Davenant is the perfect, real-life example of a hero. If only Nerissa can convince him to teach her everything he knows . . . without losing her heart to him!
Pro Luce Habere (To Have Before the Light) Volume II
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,520. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
After an earth-shattering revelation, vampire Valéry seeks a new world, free of the Old World's pain. Trapped in the darkness he can't escape, his attempt to determine who really is the monster further leads to him becoming one whose greatest deception is the lie he tells himself. Until the illusion is shattered to behold an enigmatic mortal girl. Volume 2 of 2.
Rush To Destiny
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Series: Western, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 124,330. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
(5.00 from 1 review)
Edward Fitzgerald Beale was the quintessential western man, eclipsing John Fremont and even Kit Carson in adventure and accomplishment. No one did more for Manifest Destiny. This is not only an exciting and fascinating tale...but a true one. Don't miss Rush To Destiny, if you love history and the American west.
The Daughters of Blane
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 207,660. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2010 by Anthemion. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Set against the turbulent events of the 1890s and moving from the Western Isles of Scotland to London society, from slum life in Edinburgh to a palazzo in Venice, and finally to the battlefields of the Boer war, The Daughters of Blane is the passionate and ultimately triumphant story of three women who refuse to fit the mould society has made for them.
This Time Tomorrow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,230. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Two brothers. One woman. A nation at war. A compelling story of war, brotherly love, romance and betrayal during World War One. "I would say this novel is far superior to Pat Barker's Regeneration." Vast in scope and intimate in the portrayal of three lives swept along by circumstances, 'This Time Tomorrow' moves from the drawing rooms of Edwardian London to the trenches of the Western Front.
Green Grow the Rushes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 214,380. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2010 by Anthemion. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In the summer of 1900, a group of young people are brought together in the decaying splendour of the Quarro, a Scottish country house owned by the down-at-heel Lennox family. As their lives touch, new alliances are formed - some doomed to failure and bitter despair, others that will endure against the odds to bring lasting happiness.
Clare: A Novel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 237,880. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2011 by Alcuin Communications, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Clare Keane is fourteen years old when her mother dies of pneumonia in the tenement room they share in turn-of-the-century Cork, Ireland. Left with two younger brothers, her closest family thousands of miles away in St. Paul, Minnesota, Clare begins a dangerous journey that takes her from Cork through the port of Queenstown to Ellis Island, New York, and finally St. Paul.